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Chennai, Apr 21 (PTI): Highlights from the Southern region at 5 PM.

MDS6 KA-TRANSPORT-STRIKE Many workers of transport corporations return to work Bengaluru: Many workers of the Karnataka State transport corporations, who were on strike for the past 14 days over wage issues, returned to work on the advice of the Karnataka High Court.

MDS7 AP-TIRUMALA-HANUMAN TTD declares 'Anjanadri' in Tirumala is Hanuman's birthplace Tirupati: The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, which governs the ancient shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala here, announced that Lord Hanuman's birthplace was Anjanadri, a hillock at Japali Theertham located about 5 km from north of the hill temple.

MES3 KA-DEEP NETWORKS-STUDY Do deep networks see as well as humans? Bengaluru: A new study from the Centre for Neuroscience (CNS) at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) has explored how well deep neural networks compare to the human brain when it comes to visual perception.

MES4 TL-VACCINE-ANALYSIS Covaxin demonstrates 78 percent efficacy in Phase-3 interim analysis Hyderabad: Covaxin, a vaccine developed by Bharat Biotech, has demonstrated overall interim clinical efficacy of 78 per cent and 100 per cent efficacy against severe COVID-19, the city-based company said announcing phase 3 interim analysis results of the vaccine. PTI ROH ROH